But there was slightly higher risk of complications with double mastectomy, researchers added
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Study finds smokers with gene normally linked to breast cancer appear to have a much higher risk of lung cancer
But experts debate significance of this expensive treatment
Odds for deadly skin cancer rise 80 percent, nurses' study finds
Researchers find bad news motivates many to quit tobacco
Cover up or slather on the sunscreen to protect skin from the sun, even on cloudy says, advise experts
Screening for mutations helps doctors choose targeted therapies that could increase survival, researchers say
Although lung cancer is biggest cancer killer, women believe breast cancer is a bigger concern
Most lesions are treatable if caught early, says expert
Study finds link between checkups and lower death rates from the dangerous skin cancer
Study of various lamps at 16 salons suggests low carcinogenic potential
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